Environmental variables have the power to impact global health and healthcare delivery in a significant manner. From safe water and food sources to impoverished living conditions, factors within the environment can either support physical well-being or contribute to poor health and disparity.
One such factor is the far-reaching impact of climate change on global health. Climate changes are resulting in overall global warming, as well as increased natural disasters worldwide that directly influence health in a myriad of ways. The purpose of this assignment is to examine issues related to climate change and discuss their effect on global health and the health of individuals. Emerging efforts to address the issue will be examined. Finally, solutions will be proposed to prepare and advocate for improved health outcomes surrounding the issue.